One more take on WeWork. I liked the concept of “counterfeit capitalism”. https://mattstoller.substack.com/p/wework-and-counterfeit-capitalism #capitalism #monopolism
”How you thought you support the animals and you ended up funding white supremacists - EU DisinfoLab” https://www.disinfo.eu/2019/09/11/suavelos-white-supremacists-funded-through-facebook/ #disinformation
”Deconstructing Google’s excuses on tracking protection” https://freedom-to-tinker.com/2019/08/23/deconstructing-googles-excuses-on-tracking-protection/ #privacy #google #surveillancecapitalism
Here we go... #ios13
@pixelfed This makes me sad every time. API is still not public or is it just lack of interest developing a mobile app for Pixelfed?
Corporate sponsorship of EU presidency to continue despite outcry https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/eu-presidency-sponsor-coca-cola-romania-finland-bmw-europe-a9008096.html #eu #finland #politics
“Europe Billed Its Answer to GPS as More Robust. It’s Been Mostly Down for Days.” https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/16/world/europe/galileo-outage.html #space #galileo
Ruining a country near you soon: the beta males who think they’re alphas | Marina Hyde http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jul/12/country-beta-males-alphas-latin-president-tweeting-enemies #politics
“Paper straws won’t save the planet – we need a four-day week | Andre Spicer” http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jun/21/help-the-planet-work-a-four-day-week #environment
Facebook cryptocurrency: dawn of the corporation-government | Ethan Lou http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2019/jun/19/facebook-cryptocurrency-libra #corporatocracy #surveillancecapitalism #privacy
#HongKong protest: police fire teargas at demonstrators – live http://www.theguardian.com/world/live/2019/jun/12/hong-kong-protest-demonstrators-and-police-face-off-over-extradition-bill-live
While the futurist in me gets giddy thinking return of #supersonic #transportation, without introducing any new breakthrough tech it would contribute to environmental disaster we are facing: “Reviving supersonic flight would likely have significant harmful environmental consequences, new analysis shows | International Council on Clean Transportation” https://www.theicct.org/news/reviving-supersonic-flight-significant-harmful-environmental-consequences #environment
iPadOS 😱 #wwdc
This site looks great for those wanting to follow what takes place at WWDC next week: ”Welcome to WWDC by Sundell” https://www.wwdcbysundell.com/2019/welcome
Biodiversity crisis is about to put humanity at risk, UN scientists to warn http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/may/03/climate-crisis-is-about-to-put-humanity-at-risk-un-scientists-warn #environment #climate
Tooting from Helsinki, Finland. (semi-dead) Blog at https://kutomo.com. macOS & occasional linux user. He/him.
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